Showdown rivals come together to support Harvey relief efforts

Two men help elderly man into boat in flooded driveway

CSU and CU may be rivals on the field, but we are joining together to urge Ram and Buffs fans to support relief efforts for Hurricane Harvey. At the Rocky Mountain Showdown Friday, fans will be urged to donate to redcross.org or text Harvey to 90999 and they will be billed $10 on their phone bill as a donation to the Red Cross.

The American Red Cross, joined by many other local and national organizations, is working along the Gulf Coast to help the thousands of people whose lives have been devastated by Hurricane Harvey and the flooding that has ensued.

Many other organizations have engaged in the rescue and recovery effort. Here are few organizations that are accepting donations to support Hurricane Harvey recovery efforts: